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Responsible Gaming

Playing the Illinois Lottery is a fun way to try your luck.

The Illinois Lottery creates winners each year and supports various programs and good causes in the State of Illinois. By law, net proceeds from Illinois Lottery games support public education, capital projects, and other special causes. Since its inception, the Illinois Lottery has contributed more than $20 billion to the State of Illinois.  

The Illinois Lottery is committed to engaging with the community and keeping the lottery fun for all players. As a responsible lottery operator, all players are encouraged to be smart and play smart.

Consistent with Illinois law, no lottery tickets are sold to individuals under the age of 18.

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Need Help?

Crisis counseling and referral services can be accessed at https://weknowthefeeling.org/, Call 1-800-GAMBLER or text "ILGamb" to 53342.